Archive for April, 2012

Obama Campaign Video Touts Success, Unveils New 2012 Campaign Slogan “Forward”

Obama Campaign Video Touts Success, Unveils New 2012 Campaign Slogan “Forward”

The Obama campaign released anew  seven-minute long web video on Monday highlighting the president’s first term accomplishments and contrasting them with the prior administration. You know, the mess he inherited from former president George W. Bush. The new campaign slogan is “Forward.” The video doesn’t specifically name Mitt Romney as […]

by · April 30, 2012 · Obama Reelection Campaign
Meadowcreek High Track Star Johlonda Lindsey Dies in Car Crash in Gwinnett County, Teen Driver Dejon Wideman Charged

Meadowcreek High Track Star Johlonda Lindsey Dies in Car Crash in Gwinnett County, Teen Driver Dejon Wideman Charged

A car load of teenagers is never a good thing and that played out in Atlanta early Sunday morning when Johlonda Lindsey lost her life in an auto accident. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution,  Johlonda Lindsey was on her way to an after-prom party when the driver, Dejon Wideman, […]

by · April 30, 2012 · Breaking News
Victor Montalvo, Gal Pal Maritza Lopez Arrested for Vicious Stabbing of Teen Alexander Herald Over Stolen iPhone

Victor Montalvo, Gal Pal Maritza Lopez Arrested for Vicious Stabbing of Teen Alexander Herald Over Stolen iPhone

Victor Montalvo, 22, and his gal pal Maritza Lopez, 21,  were arrested in connection with the brutal stabbing of Bronx teen Alexander Herald over a stolen iPhone on a subway train. The two have been charged with attempted murder, assault, criminal possession of a weapon, harassment and disorderly conduct. Meanwhile, […]

by · April 29, 2012 · Criminal Charges
Two Month Old Emilio Jesus Bautista Dies After Mother Chekayla Dampier Holds Him Under Scalding Water

Two Month Old Emilio Jesus Bautista Dies After Mother Chekayla Dampier Holds Him Under Scalding Water

JESUS TAKE THE WHEEL:  Chekayla Dampier, 18, was charged with child abuse causing great bodily harm after she placed her two month old son under scalding water for several minutes because he wouldn’t stop crying. The child, Emilio Jesus Bautista, died Saturday morning at Tampa General Hospital. There are so […]

by · April 29, 2012 · Child Abuse
Allen Iverson’s Estranged Wife Tawanna Iverson Seeking Restraining Order Against Him for “Disturbing Behavior”

Allen Iverson’s Estranged Wife Tawanna Iverson Seeking Restraining Order Against Him for “Disturbing Behavior”

SMH:  Another sad turn in the contemptuous divorce of Allen Iverson and his estranged wife, Tawanna Iverson. She just filed legal documents in their divorce battle accusing him of “engaging in increasingly contemptuous, threatening and disturbing behavior” over the last few months and she’s afraid things will get worse, TMZ […]

by · April 29, 2012 · Celebrity Divorces, Sports News
Parents in India’s Uttar Pradesh State Outraged After Nursery Textbook Says ‘B’ for Bomb

Parents in India’s Uttar Pradesh State Outraged After Nursery Textbook Says ‘B’ for Bomb

  UK GUARDIAN:  Parents in India’s Uttar Pradesh state are demanding an explanation about why their children are being taught about bombs and knives at nursery schools. For example, a book on Hindi language alphabet for children ages four to five uses a “bomb” to illustrate the letter “B” and […]

by · April 29, 2012 · International News

Rev. Al Sharpton Faces Scathing Criticism on Twitter for Asking If America Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating

Rev. Al Sharpton faces scathing criticism on Twitter by the right wing for asking if America has changed in the 20 years since Rodney King beating in Los Angeles. Sharpton sent out a tweet: As I fly across country to deliver thesesermons, I think about the last 20 years since […]

by · April 29, 2012 · Black News

Demont Morris and Estranged Wife Royale Lee Morris Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Johnstown PA

JOHNSTOWN MURDER-SUICIDE:  Demont Morris, 40, reportedly killed his estranged wife, Royale Lee Morris, before turning the gun on himself in an apparent murder-suicide Saturday afternoon at the Oakhurst Homes in Johnstown, Pa. Police said neighbors heard the couple arguing and then heard two gunshots. The couple has two children, who […]

by · April 29, 2012 · Murder-Suicide

WTF: Twitter User Accuses Obama Administration of Assassinating LA Coroner’s Official Michael Cromier Over Andrew Breitbart Probe

Los Angeles Coroner’s official Michael Cormier died last week and sources cited by the Los Angeles Times, state law enforcement officials believe Cormier may have been poisoned. Well, the story is making the rounds on Twitter, with many under the impression that Cormier was responsible for investigating the cause of conservative blogger […]

by · April 29, 2012 · Investigations, Ridiculous News

Jimmy Kimmel Jabs President Obama at White House Correspondents’ Dinner: “There’s a Term for Obama, Probably Not Two”

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel’s performance at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner was overall okay, not overly spectacular and he seemed a little nervous and rushed. In any case, there were some memorable jabs: Kimmel thanked President Obama for his appearance, saying “salaam.” “Mr. President, I know you won’t be able to […]

by · April 28, 2012 · Breaking News, President Obama